Bradford Baxton III, is the CEO of Amalgamated Worldwide Enterprises. His ruthless acquisition policies earned him the title, "King of Downsizing."
His corrupt corporate empire begins to crumble when his Chief Financial Officer is brutally murdered. What follows is a deadly downsizing campaign at Amalgamated Worldwide Enterprises, leaving its top officers wondering who is next on the killer’s list.
Bill Coine, a retired Massachusetts State Police Detective Lieutenant, is lured out of retirement to investigate and soon solves the case. Or does he? What follows is an exciting and suspenseful story with clever twists and turns, and a surprise ending.
“(Hanrahan’s) first is a lively novel that displays his knowledge of the sights, sounds and characters of the city of Boston. Retired detective Bill Coine emerges as a believable streetwise sleuth called to solve a high profile murder mystery. A must read for mystery fans.”
- R. Beauregard, Hingham, MA